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The World of the Sea Deep Diving

Published 1943

Profiles the role of the U.S. Navy's hardhat divers, and shows the various systems used to support their operations. This film includes footage of re-compression chambers and diver support equipment. The special men of honor who served as the Navy's hardhat divers during WWII salvaged lost equipment, repaired ships at sea and in the harbor, and served in many other important capacities.

Run time 24 minutes 2 seconds
Producer U.S. Navy
Audio/Visual sound, color
Language English


Reviewer: Zombek - - March 26, 2014
Subject: This is kind of bullshit
I totally understand you spent years collecting this footage and now you want to share it but placing a giant watermark and killing the sound isn't sharing at all. This goes against everything the archive stands for you simply using a non-profit for personal gain.
Reviewer: Rockandegg - - November 7, 2013
Subject: PD?
Is this film in the public domain?